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56-89-3 - L-Cystine, Cell Culture Reagent - H-(Cys)<sub>2</sub>-OH - (-)-3,3'-Dithiobis(2-aminopropionic acid) - J61651 - Alfa Aesar

J61651 L-Cystine, Cell Culture Reagent

CAS Number
56-89-3
Synonyms
H-(Cys)2-OH
(-)-3,3'-Dithiobis(2-aminopropionic acid)

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
10g 17.20
100g 71.70
500g 358.00
1kg 466.00
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L-Cystine, Cell Culture Reagent

MDL
MFCD00064228
EINECS
200-296-3

Chemical Properties

Formula
C6H12N2O4S2
Formula Weight
240.30
Form
Powder
Melting point
>240° dec.
Density
1.68
Solubility
It is soluble in water and HCL.

Applications

L-cysteine acts as a major source of sulfur in cell culture. Cysteine has been used in pulse-chase experiments to study protein expression from an inducible promoter. L-Cysteine is used to supplement cell culture media.

Notes

Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Keep away from heat.

Literature References

Palacin, M., et al. The molecular bases of cystinuria and lysinuric protein intolerance. Curr. Opin. Genet. Dev. < span>2001, 11, (3), 328-335.

McBean, G. J.; Flynn, J. Molecular mechanisms of cystine transport. Biochem. Soc. Trans. < span>2001, 29, ( Pt 6), 717-722.

Other References

Merck
14,2782
Beilstein
1728094
Harmonized Tariff Code
2930.90
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
HA2690000

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